Martha Ballard, 1734/35 – 1812

  • Known For: Midwife, diarist
  • Maine Connection: Resided in Hallowell, Maine from 1785 (started her diary) until her death in 1812.

Resources

Selected Books

  • The Diary of Martha Ballard 1785-1812, c1992.
  • A Midwife's Tale: the Life of Martha Ballard, based on her Diary, 1785-1812 by Laurel Ulrich, 1990.

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